Alright, time we put together a proper “about” page. Hi, we’re from Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Rather than even attempt to cover everything going on in this sprawling metropolis, our podcast loosely revolves around “stuff we care about.” Comic books, music, film, people and events, local and otherwise.
670 BLOOR STREET W
PO BOX 27
TORONTO ON M6G 1L0
(“Consistent and accurate addressing eliminates the need for extra handling or redelivery by Canada Post.” This means you, slacker!)
E-mail: CaugheyMachine or Erin, at the domain molarradio.ca
Audio comments: 309-216-6458
There is only one correct way to podcast — here’s our setup, which is the only way1 to digitally capture the sound of your voice.
M-Audio Delta 44 fancy-pants sound card
Behringer Eurorack UB1204-Pro mixer
Alesis 3630 Compressor/Limiter with Gate
Groove Tubes/Alesis AM51 condenser microphone
Apex415 three-pattern condenser microphone
Griffin iTalk iPod Voice Recorder (with lapel mic)
Home-made pop filters (see Tod Maffin, Christopher Stark)
Audacity is the free, multiplatform, de facto podcast recording app.
j2‘s jConnect service lets you receive voicemail as .gsm audio files.
WavePad Audio Editing Software can open and convert j2’s .gsm files.
WordPress handles RSS enclosures automatically.
MP3 Encoding Settings:
Bit Rate: 64 kbps
Sample Rate: 44 kHz
1 Don’t look it up.